Why molded stucco?


Why molded stucco?Not Lepo whether HN byashet, братіе ... Words familiar, but their significance is unclear. We have to translate from Russian into Russian. Here in particular, the word "Lepo. Vladimir Dahl explains its significance: the good, beautiful, beautiful, specious; lepshy, ...
 

Why khans of the Golden Horde did not change the power in Russia?


Why khans of the Golden Horde did not change the power in Russia?Theme of the Mongol-Tatar yoke in Russia's history has always attracted the attention not only to historians but also writers, and philosophers. In some periods of the history of interest in it flared up with renewed vigor. The most important question about which ...
 

Why are childhood memories of such "long-playing"? ..


Why are childhood memories of such "long-playing"? ..Memory - insidious thing! Sometimes in a remote corner of our brain for many years stored memories that from a practical point of view must be long forgotten. But I will not unfounded. I myself remember quite well the age of four. We lived on ...
 

Who is the luminary of Russian diplomacy of the nineteenth century?


Who is the luminary of Russian diplomacy of the nineteenth century?The main objective of foreign policy after the Crimean (Eastern) War of 1853-1856, was to restore the international prestige of Russia. She complied Alexander Mikhailovich Gorchakov, AS classmate Pushkin's Lyceum. As one of the best high school pupils, ...
 

Whose face is concealed in the Iron Mask?


Whose face is concealed in the Iron Mask?If someone did not read the story M. Panolya of the Iron Mask, the very entertaining film with Jean Marais in the title role in his time looked most zriteley.Chto is this story? On a gray overcast day on Sept. 19, 1698 before lifting ...
 

Who's hiding under the name of Homer?


Who's hiding under the name of Homer?Blind Homer's poems are familiar to us from his youth. The Iliad and The Odyssey withstood numerous reissues and "free" transfers. And it is no wonder, because the story of the Trojan War still stirs the minds of many. But who really was the author ...
 

Why take the bull by the horns? Symbols of an ancient way


Why take the bull by the horns? Symbols of an ancient wayIn fairy tales bull image serves as a converter of the social world, the installers of Justice ("Ivan Bykovich", "John Son of a cow"), and also symbolizes attraction of wealth ("bull - flank a resin"). Where this led? Bull - the oldest ...
 

Who was the prototype of the Count of Monte Cristo?


Who was the prototype of the Count of Monte Cristo?What do you think when there was rewriting (not to be confused with plagiarism)? If you think this is - a modern invention, remember the classics, which are used in their works judicial chronicles and memoirs of other writers. For example, ...
 

Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 1


Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 1Artful's Time of Troubles are like fancy haze, tightly enveloping some scenes and carefully avoids others. As a result, the majority of compatriots, this complex, the nodal period of history appears the names of Godunov, ...
 

Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 2


Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 2Continuing the conversation about Mikhail Vasilyevich Skopin-Shuya, we turn to his martial victories. The first took place in September 1606, ie approximately two months before the 20 th anniversary of the young governor. By this time he knew the science of war, that was ...
 

Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 3


Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 3Under attack squads Mikhail Vasilyevich Skopina-Shumsky was lifted the siege of the Trinity-Sergius Lavra, and Tushynskiy thief fled in Kaluga. At the end of the second week of March 1610 from Moscow, with the greatest honor greeted his liberator. Boyars carried ...
 

Why is "Bartholomew's Night" has become synonymous with mass murder of defenseless people?


Why is "Bartholomew's Night" has become synonymous with mass murder of defenseless people?The expression "Bartholomew's Night" has long been included in the languages of many nations, meaning cruel assassination of defenseless people who are unable to resist. His appearance was preceded by real events in France, when the night of 24 ...
 

Why the guide exclaimed in alarm: "The Russian are coming!"?


Why the guide exclaimed in alarm: "The Russian are coming!"?The old Uglich - the city-picture (in the front part), city-Intourist. Perhaps, in the sense of tourism service now and orientrirovan more on foreign guests. It is understandable: the income from them more, besides it, this income, "color" ...
 

Why September 8 commemorates the monk-warrior Peresvet?


Why September 8 commemorates the monk-warrior Peresvet?On September 8, Kulikovo first accepted death in battle monk-warrior Peresvet, indicating Russian ratification path to victory. And victory is so important for Russia, was reached, although the battle was extremely difficult and bloody. And Alexander Peresvet from this day forever ...
 

Who was the rebel Pugachev's worse?


Who was the rebel Pugachev's worse?In 1790 came without mentioning the author a book with the original name, which at first glance could be useful as a guide, a pointer to an amateur Wanderings: A Journey from Petersburg to Moscow. This way, many long described: ...